Have you seen the new book on the right hemisphere? Our very own, Dr. Blake, is the author of this invaluable resource for SLPs. This is the first book in nearly 20 years that comprehensively covers the right hemisphere’s contribution to cognition and communication. Geared toward SLPs and other rehabilitation professionals, it includes information about assessment and treatment of disorders related to right hemisphere stroke.
Dr. Bunta is a co-investigator on a IES grant
Ferenc Bunta is a co-investigator on a grant by the Institute of Educational Sciences of the US Department of Education, collaborating with David Francis, Kristi Santi, and Raul Rojas. The purpose of this study is to explore factors related to the identification and classification of reading and language disabilities among Spanish-speaking English language learners (ELLs) in an effort to provide school-based professionals with clearer criteria for identifying learning disabilities in these students.
Dr. Kia Johnson ASHA funded grant on multicultural activities
Dr. Johnson's project "Differential Diagnosis of Stuttering in Bilingual Spanish-English Speaking Children" was funded by ASHA Projects on Multicultural Activities. This project is a collaboartion with Dr. Byrd from the University of Texas - Austin.